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Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
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We're running out of juice, as it were. So, what energy source is the most efficient to use in everyday lifeContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Latch33570 Nov 21, 2012.

Is it right for a parent to smack their child when said child is being naughty
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Im not a parent, but i have parents and we were talking and we got into a heated debate about this subject. So i thought you guys and me can try and find an answer. DFTBAContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Vertigo_One [Ops Mod] May 31, 2012.

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Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"Not all nuke is the same."
Nov 21, 2012
Jess sullivan replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I feel very strong about this and feel that there are plenty of other scorches of energy and one of them is definitely not nuclear power. The reason I say this is because nuclear power can be very dangerous and can affect the environment in some…"
Nov 18, 2012
Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I heard of that but it takes more energy to produce it so it can't replace the hydrocarbons that it is making."
Nov 2, 2012
Josh Griffiths replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I remember reading about an machine which draws carbon and hydrogen from the air and builds up the hydrocarbon molecules which can be cracked into other hydrocarbons the same way were doing it now.Link To Article"
Nov 2, 2012
Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"This is the ones in cold fusion I found interesting. www.brillouinenergy.com/"
Oct 31, 2012
Charles LaCour replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"Nuclear fusion if it becomes possible.  Solar, wind and ocean wave as well as other similar energy sources are not going to be viable without an effective storage system(s) that can support a deep draw and quick acting load.  Using solar…"
Oct 30, 2012
Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I heard cold fusion is coming back. It is now called CECR or LENR but it seems to be gaining acceptability."
Oct 19, 2012
Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"We are such science geeks."
Sep 7, 2012
Eystein, replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I read last year that a facility in California, called the National Ignition Facility, was building a full scale prototype of their fusion reactor concept, which is based on lasers. It was supposed to open this year, but I haven't heard any…"
Sep 6, 2012
Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"Until the other day I never gave aneutronic fusion much thought. I sort of clumped all fusion together. I read about it but it just didn't click right in my head. (insert joke here) Now after the other day when I read about the…"
Sep 6, 2012
Eystein, replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"Fair. Btw fusion technology is so mind bendingly friggin AWESOME!! Sexy even! Definitely the bestest looking future =D"
Sep 5, 2012
Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"Einstien Doesn't bother me. I just think it would be a transition tech. Ya don't have to burn the hydrogen use it in a fuel cell. Then use a regular electric motor.   More efficient and reliable. It would have way fewer moving…"
Sep 3, 2012
Eystein, replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"Don't mean to pester you too much old friend, but still don't see the point. Burning gasoline, just so you can burn hydrogen? I'd dread to see the energy efficiency of that vehicle oO Probably'd be as much bad as an average…"
Sep 3, 2012
Latch33570 replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I think an on board hydrogen generator from gasoline would work as a transitional technology. "
Sep 3, 2012
Eystein, replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I think you can take those earthquake reports with a grain of salt, because I'm not aware of any geothermal power plant which isn't located near or at a geological active spot and/or fault line. One project in Switzerland was cancelled…"
Sep 3, 2012
Eystein, replied to Ben Attwood's discussion Which is our best alternative to fossil fuels
"I have to agree with Verti. Besides the government wouldn't have much to do with the actual  development of things. The government would set goals and companies would compete to achieve. Environmentally friendly alternatives should get…"
Sep 3, 2012

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What Kind of Nerdfighter Are You?
A vlogger, an artist and chief administrator of the Collective of United Artists
About Me:
Im Ben
I do Video Blogs
I make computer art
I started The Collective of United Artists, an organisation uniting Artists throughout the world
Favorite Books, Movies, Music, and more
I like Horrible Histories, Trivia books by people Like Mitchell Symons and Phillip Ardagh. I like the film Airplane! and the silence of the lambs and Iron Sky. I listen to Chameleon circuit, Alex Day, Charlie McDonnell, kraftwerk, Laibach, Queen
What's your favorite thing to put on your head?
My Russian Hatwith a soviet badge i bought in Berlin
If you could do your happy dance with anyone who would it be with?
Karen Gillam
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When did you start watching the Vlogbrothers?
November, 2011
Make up your own DFTBA initialism!
V.F.T.B.M (Victory For The Big Man)

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